ORONO – It’s not even Halloween yet, but the residents at Dirigo Pines in Orono are already getting in the holiday spirit.
They hosted an onsite holiday shopping spree and referral sources event for their residents .
Items ranged from jewelers and clothing to University of Maine sporting event tickets.
Residents say it gave them a chance to get a jump start on their holiday shopping right at their home.
“I think it’s pleasant” said Orono Pines resident Martha Shepeard, “The residents, a lot of them, and I am elderly, so this is a nice way to show off the local things.”
This is the second time Dirigo Pines has held the holiday shopping spree
Organizers say last year was so popular they decided to do it again.